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Atmospheric Rivers Are Connecting The Philippines And The U.S.

Over the past week, the South-Central region of the U.S. has been experiencing devastating downpours and flooding across multiple states. This …

Statement by Former Vice President Al Gore on CSIRO — Al Gore

“CSIRO’s research has been vital to the world’s understanding of how our climate is changing and it has helped to build a foundation on which we can …

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Statement by Former Vice President Al Gore on the Passing of Senator Dale Bumpers — Al Gore

“Dale Bumpers was a truly outstanding public servant. I’ll always be grateful for his wisdom, his commitment to the public interest, and his sharp …

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Statement by Former Vice President Al Gore on the Paris Agreement Reached at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change's 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) — Al Gore

“Today, the nations of the world concluded a bold and historic agreement, clearly demonstrating that the global community is speaking with one voice …

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Statement by Former Vice President Al Gore on the Passing of Maurice Strong — Al Gore

“The world is indebted to Maurice Strong for his visionary leadership toward solutions for the climate crisis. It is in no small measure because of …

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Statement by Former Vice President Al Gore on New York State’s Clean Energy Standard — Al Gore

“This is terrific and bold action. Governor Cuomo’s commitment to expanding renewable energy and transforming the energy landscape in New York State …

Statement by Former US Vice President Al Gore, Chairman of The Climate Reality Project, on Today's Announcement by Premier Notley — Al Gore

“Today’s announcement by Premier Notley that Alberta will put an economy-wide price on carbon, phase out coal and increase its commitment to …

Statement by Former Vice President Al Gore on the United Kingdom’s Coal Phase Out — Al Gore

“The decision by Prime Minister David Cameron to phase out the United Kingdom’s unabated coal power stations by 2025 sets an excellent and inspiring …

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Statement by Former Vice President Gore on the Passing of Senator Fred Thompson — Al Gore

“I am saddened to learn of the passing of Senator Fred Thompson. His longtime dedication to public service helped millions of people around the …

Al Gore: Optimist?

The slide show is alive and well, and now he’s training hundreds of mini-Gores. And he claims that in the "struggle between hope and despair," these days he's a hope guy.<p>In a Miami conference center the size of a football field, 1,200 climate activists are getting ready to watch a slide show. …

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Navigating Sustainability and Your Fiduciary Duty

A teacher, pressing a student to explain why he was late to class, was puzzled by his response "I simply followed the sign." When the teacher asked what the sign said, the student answered "School Ahead, Go Slow."<p>Misinterpreting signals to make them consistent with a pre-determined outcome is, …

Statement by Former Vice President Gore on the Passing of Jack Gibbons — Al Gore

“I am deeply saddened by the news that my good friend, former colleague and fellow Tennessean, Jack Gibbons, recently passed away. I first worked …

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CLIMATE REALITY AND LIVE EARTH ANNOUNCE 24 HOURS OF REALITY: THE WORLD IS WATCHING

BOULDER, CO (July 24, 2015) – Today, The Climate Reality Project and Live Earth announced that Climate Reality’s fifth-annual 24 Hours of Reality …

Al Gore Dreamed Up a Satellite—and It Just Took Its First Picture of Earth

The U.S. Deep Space Climate Observatory just sent back its first view of our home world, and it’s a beauty.<p>One night in February 1998, Vice President Al Gore awoke with a start.<p>He had dreamed of a satellite. It would sit far out in space, beyond the reach of more conventional orbiters, so distant …

Reality of the Climate Crisis and Road Forward for Humanity: Al Gore

Cheap coal is a lie – stand up to the industry’s cynical fightback | Al Gore

Vested interests are pushing the dirtiest fossil fuel as the energy solution in poor nations. In fact, the argument for investing in solar is overwhelming<p>It is becoming increasingly difficult to avoid the reality that the days of coal as a source of energy are numbered. In a world where carbon …

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Bloomberg NEF

About Bloomberg NEF<p>Bloomberg NEF (BNEF), Bloomberg’s primary research service, covers clean energy, advanced transport, digital industry, innovative …

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Statement by Former Vice President Al Gore on the Launch of the Deep Space Climate Observatory — Al Gore

“It was inspiring to witness the launch of the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR). DSCOVR has embarked on its mission to further our …

Al Gore is still kicking butt as a climate warrior

The news from Davos last week — that Al Gore is reviving his Live Earth music festival, and that Pharrell Williams will serve as creative director — …

Statement on the Passing of Former New York Governor Mario Cuomo — Al Gore

“Mario Cuomo’s passion for justice, decency and fairness gave him an unparalleled eloquence that stirred America deeply. His leadership, authenticity …

CLIMATE: 2 former White House hopefuls make passionate pitches for emissions deal

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UNFCCC Webcast - Lima COP 20 | CMP 10 - On-Demand - Lima Climate Action High Level Meeting

Climate action requires, as a priority, the fulfilment of existing obligations under the Convention and the Kyoto Protocol. Additionally, State and …

24 Hours With Al Gore at His Climate Change Variety Show

I spent 24 hours straight with the world's most famous climate crusader in a greenhouse in Brooklyn.<p>It's 6:30 am, and former Vice President Al Gore is talking about his early days in Congress, which sound like some of the happiest of his life. Neither of us has slept for nearly 24 hours, and the …

Strong economic case for coal divestment | Financial Times

The call for investors to divest from coal assets, one of the most carbon-intensive energy sources, has been primarily based on the harmful social …

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The Turning Point: New Hope for the Climate

In the struggle to solve the climate crisis, a powerful, largely unnoticed shift is taking place. The forward journey for human civilization will be …

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The Coming Carbon Asset Bubble

Fossil-fuel investments are destined to lose their economic value. Investors need to adjust now.<p>After the credit crisis and Great Recession, it seemed ridiculous to have thought that investing in subprime mortgages was a good idea. As with most market "bubbles," the risk of giving 7.5 million …

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Al Gore explains why he’s optimistic about stopping global warming

<i>Al Gore was vice president of the United States from 1993-2001. Since leaving politics, he's been heavily involved in the campaign to fight global warming, even winning a Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts. And he says he's more optimistic than ever that the issue has reached "a tipping point." In</i> …